Who is the best MLB World Series Winning Team in History? Part 3 – Qualification RND 2 Matchups 1-12

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Welcome to Round 2 of the World Series Tournament due to the amount of matchups we have now split the results over 2 days.  Saturdays at 10pm GMT and Sunday at 10pm.

 

Reminder – More Detail to results when we get to the group stages. To fairness I will display the results of earlier rounds so you can see what happens to each team.

Today the results of Matchups 1-12.

 

Matchup 1 – Arizona Diamondbacks 2001 vs Detroit Tigers 1935

Game 1 2001 – Detroit wins 2-1.

Game 2 1935 –  Detroit wins 2-1.

Result – Detroit Tigers 1935 advance to face St Louis Cardinals 1931.

 

Matchup 2 – Detroit Tigers 1945 vs New York Giants 1921

Game 1 1945 – Detroit win 12-2.

Game 2 1921 – Detroit win 6-2.

Result – Detroit Tigers 1945 advance to face New York Yankees 1928.

 

Matchup 3 – Florida Marlins 1997 vs Chicago White Sox 2005

Game 1 1997 – Florida win 3-2.

Game 2 2005 – Chicago win 3-1.

Result – Chicago White Sox 2005 advance with the bigger run total 5-4.  Advance to face New York Yankees 1953.

 

Matchup 4 – Cincinnati Reds 1990 vs Baltimore Orioles 1966

Game 1 1990 – Cincinnati win 6-0.

Game 2 1966 – Cincinnati win 9-2.

Result – Cincinnati Reds 1990 win the series and advance to face New York Mets 1986.

 

Matchup 5 – Philadelphia Phillies 1980 vs New York Yankees 1999

Game 1 1980 – Philadelphia win 3-1.

Game 2 1999 – Philadelphia win 3-0.

Result – Philadelphia Phillies 1980 win and advance to face Cincinnati Reds 1975

 

Matchup 6 – Kansas City Royals 2015 vs Pittsburgh Pirates 1979

Game 1 2015 – Pittsburgh win 7-1.

Game 2 1979 – Kansas win 5-1.

Result – Pittsburgh Pirates 1979 advance on total run total of 8-6. Move on to face Brooklyn Dodgers 1955.

Matchup 7 – St Louis Cardinals 2006 vs Boston Red Sox 2004

Game 1 2006 – Boston win 6-1.

Game 2 2004 – Boston win 4-1.

Result – Boston Red Sox 2004 advance to face New York Yankees 1923.

 

Matchup 8 – Los Angeles Dodgers 1981 vs Oakland Athletics 1989

Game 1 1981 – Oakland win 3-2.

Game 2 1989 – Oakland wins 7-5.

Result – Oakland Athletics 1989 wins and advances to face New York Yankees 1950

 

Matchup 9 – St Louis Cardinals 1964 vs New York Giants 1933

Game 1 1964 – New York wins 2-0.

Game 2 1933 – St Louis wins 8-6.

Result – St Louis advance after scoring 6 runs in away game – on draw and then a draw in total runs, away counts as double. St Louis wins on runs 12-8. Move on to face New York Yankees 1943.

 

Matchup 10 – St Louis Cardinals 2011 vs New York Yankees 1958

Game 1 2011 – St Louis wins 4-2.

Game 2 1958 – New York wins 10-1.

Result – New York Yankees 1958 wins on total runs 12-5. Move on to face Cleveland Indians 1920.

 

Matchup 11 – San Francisco Giants 2014 vs New York Giants 1922

Game 1 2014 – New York win 6-4.

Game 2 1922 – San Francisco wins 9-7.

Result – San Francisco Giants 2014 wins on away runs rule 22-13.  Move on to face New York Yankees 2009.

 

Matchup 12 – Philadelphia Phillies 2008 vs Philadelphia Athletics 1913

Game 1 2008 – Athletics wins 3-1.

Game 2 1913 – Athletics wins 3-1.

Result – Philadelphia Athletics 1913 wins and move on to face Detroit Tigers 1968.

 

 

Week Hiatus due to other issues but we will display the teams left in the tournament.  Hope you are following along – a lot more is planned when we get to the group stage.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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